Articles tagged “nebraska”

Nebraska Tourism Officials Want More Money to Fight the Flyover State Perception

Nebraska Tourism Officials Want More Money to Fight the Flyover State Perception

Grant Schulte, Associated Press

One of the first items on the agenda for the Nebraska Tourism Commission should be to convince local politicians to not take funds from the state's lodging tax fund if Nebraska has hopes for its tourism industry.

1 year ago

Nebraska Town Is Hoping for a Willa Cather Literary Tourism Boom

Nebraska Town Is Hoping for a Willa Cather Literary Tourism Boom

Chris Dunker, Associated Press

Another case of a smart destination using what's unique about it to attract tourism and create business opportunities around it.

2 years ago

Nebraska Needs a New Tourism Director after the Last One Was Fired

Nebraska Needs a New Tourism Director after the Last One Was Fired

Grant Schulte, Associated Press

This situation is a blow for Nebraska, which already faces an uphill climb when it comes to getting attention from tourists.

3 years ago

The U.S. States Seeing Largest Increases to Their Tourism Budgets

The U.S. States Seeing Largest Increases to Their Tourism Budgets

Dan Peltier, Skift

The most visited states such as Florida, California, and New York still have the largest budgets but some of the states seeing their budgets receive the highest percent increases aren't iconic American destinations.

3 years ago

Nebraska Banks on Its Personality for New Ad Campaign

Nebraska Banks on Its Personality for New Ad Campaign

Associated Press

With the current obsession around local experiences, Nebraska is smart to position itself in terms of its people and the kind of interactions visitors can expect once they arrive.

5 years ago

Pilot Shortage Is Having a Grave Impact on Service at Small Midwest Airports

Pilot Shortage Is Having a Grave Impact on Service at Small Midwest Airports

Associated Press

Pilot shortages are leading to enough cancellations that these airports are now at risk of losing federal subsidies. It's the government's responsibility to mitigate unintended consequences of its rulings.

5 years ago